ALIA QLD Webinar Survivor Recordings

Great presentation from Kaley at Ipswich Libraries !

Webinar 1 – Outwit

Recorded on 26 August 2020 5 – 6.15 pm

Webinar 1 – Outwit featured the following guest speakers:

Guest speaker Peter Fiegehen, Australian Survivor
Peter Fiegehan was a contestant on the TV series Australian Survivor. Peter is a unique and quirky Australian with a tonne of life experience and a passion for aviation. He has 45 years of experience in Aviation Executive Management and Aviation Operations. This includes six years as a (current) Board Member and Regional Director for Australia, Asia and the Pacific for the Washington, USA based Air Traffic Control Association.
Peter lasted 17 days in the 2016 Survivor game, battled harsh conditions and in the end had to make a gut-wrenching decision. Peter will share his experiences in Survivor and how this helped him during COVID.
Raelee Lancaster &  Karen Tysoe, Griffith University
“Griffith Library Outwitting Isolation”
The Griffith Library Campus Services’ staff…

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Two weeks in Japan

Thinking of a holiday in Japan?

Worried that you don’t speak the language?

Worried that you don’t know where you’re going ?

Worry no more!

black and white mountain over yellow white and blue sky
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I didn’t get to see Fuji-san but I understand I’m not alone in this regard.

But I sure did get to see lots else.

A gardener at the Nanzen-ji Temple

There were many beautiful temples, art galleries, shops and restaurants.

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And the Japanese people were so friendly.  There were plenty of Information Desks at the train stations.  I tried to learn the language before I went but got by with Good Morning, Thank You and Excuse Me.